Category Big Data

Streetchange Won a Webby Award!

Streetchange won a Webby award for Best Use of Machine Learning on the Web! Congratulations to the team. Streetchange is a new way of measuring changes in the physical appearances of neighborhoods using a computer vision algorithm. The researchers calculated Streetchange by algorithmically comparing Google Street View images of the same location captured in different… Continue reading

Videos from Big Data 2017

The Big Data Conference featured many speakers from the Harvard community as well as scholars from across the globe, with talks focusing on computer science, statistics, math and physics, and economics. This was the third conference on Big Data the Center hosted as part of our annual events, and was co-organized by Richard Freeman, Scott Kominers, Jun Liu, Horng-Tzer Yau and Shing-Tung Yau.

This youtube playlist contains all of the videos from the conference. For detailed abstracts and slides, you can find the schedule here.